Mardi Gras


Six Tips For Surviving Mardi Gras WIth A Special Needs Child

Everyone in New Orleans LOVES going to Mardi Gras Parades, Right? My daughter says she “loves celebrating them more than her own birthday.” She loves the excitement and being out in the community amongst peers. We always get there early so she can walk the streets (like all the other kids) and we…


Eights FUN Ways To Keep Kids Entertained While Waiting On A Parade

Most of our time during Mardi Gras is spent waiting. For children this waiting can be hard. Really really hard. It’s long and sometimes boring with nothing to do, especially if the streets are still filled with traffic. Keeping the kids entertain isn’t just for your sanity, it’s for their…



Seven Tips for Staying Healthy During Carnival Season

It’s Carnival Time!  King cake, parades, and parties are right around the corner. With multiple viruses going around, including the flu, staying healthy is a top priority. With our sponsors Rapid Urgent Care Metairie, we put together these seven tips to for staying healthy during Carnival season so you won’t have to…



Eight Tips For Enjoying A Happy Sober Mardi Gras

As the rest of the world recovers from the holidays and settles in for the rest of winter here in New Orleans we gear up for Mardi Gras. I am headed into my 3rd year as a sober Carnival mom. Adjusting to this massive party without the “help” of booze…